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Deaths from the flu have not decreased despite 2.5-fold increase in flu vaccines, Boyd Haley, PhD
Thursday, September 01, 2016 11:58 am Email this article
In this 1.5-minute video clip Boyd Haley, PhD shows a chart included in an article from the Washington Post, Oct 25, 2005 in an article titled As Vaccination Rates Rise, Flu Deaths Little Changed that says,
”Despite a rapid rise in vaccination among the elderly between 1980 and 1998, the death rate from flu-related illness in this population has remained flat.”
“One implication: The vaccine is not all that effective in lowering the risk of death.”
— A Shot of Fear: Flu Death Risk Often Exaggerated; So Is Benefit of Vaccine: As Vaccination Rates Rise, Flu Deaths Little Changed written by Lisa Schwartz, MD, Steve Woloshin, MD and H. Gilbert Welch, MD as a Special in the Washington Post, Oct 25, 2005, F4.
They are the authors of the book Overdiagnosed: Making People Sick in the Pursuit of Health.
About Boyd Haley, PhD
Boyd Haley, PhD has a PhD in both chemistry and biochemistry.
Boyd Haley, PhD is a former Chairman & Professor of the Department of Chemistry at the University of Kentucky.
Boyd Haley, PhD is a permanent member of the US National Institutes of Health (NIH) Biomedical Sciences, Study Section.
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